The Desire of Ages is a proven source of inspiration and enlightenment to millions of readers all over the world. And with good reason, for it deals with a. By Ellen G White God desires that the human shall seek the best, and find it to the eternal blessing of his soul. . will be their study throughout endless ages. The Desire of Ages is a book about the life of Jesus Christ by the Seventh-day Adventist pioneer Ellen G. White. It was first published in It is part of her.
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Read online Listen to audio book. He suffered the death which was ours, that we might receive the life which was His. The eagerness of the people to hear the Saviour, and their apparent readiness to accept His teachings, had aroused the bitter jealousy of the high priest.
When Caiaphas rent his garment, his act was significant of the place that the Jewish nation as a nation would thereafter occupy toward God. This God would discern. Even as misrepresented by the false witnesses, His words contained nothing which would be regarded by the Romans as a crime worthy of death. The thought that there was to be a resurrection of the dead, when all would stand at the bar of God, to be rewarded according to their works, was a thought of terror to Caiaphas.
The Voice in the Wilderness. For a moment the divinity of Christ flashed through His guise of humanity. This book said we should prepare for future of us by praying to God.
The light which fell from the open portals upon the head of our Saviour will fall upon us as we pray for help to resist temptation. If Jesus could be proved a blasphemer, He would be condemned by the Jews.
A Night on the Lake. But first of all, an accusation was to be found. The author makes Jesus’ life come alive in a story format that portrays Him as real in a very believable way.
Dec 14, Matt rated it it was amazing Shelves: Cesire that Christ would say something regarding his course of action that he would prefer to keep covered up, desre said nothing more to Him at this time. There is just so much to take in that you’ll never get tired of going over it!
He does not leave us alone to struggle with temptation, to battle with evil, and be finally crushed with burdens and sorrow.
The Desire of Ages — Ellen G. White Writings
Nothing but perfection, in dress and attitude, in word and spirit, could be acceptable to God. He would not have denied his Desirre. The Foreshadowing of the Cross. Seventh-day Adventist Church portal.
Who Are My Brethren? Through all our trials we have a never-failing Helper.
Caiaphas had regarded Jesus as his rival. If their arguments were weak, and failed to silence His voice, they had other weapons, such as in all ages rgw been used to silence heretics,—suffering, and violence, and death. On this point two witnesses were found whose testimony was not so contradictory as that of the others had been. He remembered with bitter remorse that Jesus had wept and agonized in prayer alone, while those who should have united with Him in that trying hour were sleeping.
In order to conceal his true feelings, he endeavored to join with the persecutors of Jesus in their untimely jests. In fact, less than a generation later Jerusalem was destroyed violently because the people and the religious leaders did not learn the lessons Jesus and his disciples preached.
Oct 31, Peach rated it it was amazing Shelves: At the foot of the throne desure Jesus. The scene passed from the priest’s vision. The Temple Cleansed Again. Nothing but perfection could properly represent the sacredness of the heavenly service. Therefore it was that He gave them warning.
The Desire of Ages
False witnesses had been bribed to accuse Jesus of inciting rebellion and seeking to establish a separate government. Thus the law of God was made void by the laws of men.
Click here if you have a question on Ellen White or the Bible. He must first see Jesus a captive to priestly power. Jul 01, Samuel Amirtharaj rated it it was amazing Shelves: Very moving and inspiring. Annas was silenced by the decision of the answer. Was this man, a prisoner before him, to assail his most cherished theories? Thus her special writings are accepted by Seventh-day Adventists as inspired, and their exceptional quality is recognized even by casual readers.
He would have been torn in pieces before His judges, had not Roman authority interfered, and by force of arms restrained the violence of the mob. The desire of ages is a book about God.
He would leave no means untried to destroy Jesus. Jan 18, joy in wonderland rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Truly, God is Love!
The griefs that lie too deep to be breathed into any human ear, I know. And so by the third condemnation of the Jewish authorities, Jesus was to die. This is a great book on the life of Jesus – it takes the reader on a journey from his birth to his assension into heaven with agess promise of his second coming.